Since 1993, the Bank has supported 87 projects with a signed total of EUR 6.3bn, in 13 countries in Latin America. EIB lending in the period covered by the current mandate 2007-2013 provided finance of EUR 3.7bn in the region for 33 projects. Climate action is the main focus of the EIB’s lending in the region.
The present report covers developments under the new initiative in the period up to end-July 2014. Under the plan, over 600 projects amounting to EUR 33.6 billion have been approved. Assistance under the JIAP has already exceeded each institution’s target for the whole period, thus demonstrating the unwavering commitment of the three IFIs to the region.
The EIB is a major partner in supporting projects to develop innovation and skills for a growing economy, from financing ambitious large-scale research to backing small, specialised spin-outs or funding digital networks.
The EIB Group AML-CFT Framework aims at preventing the EIB Group, its governing bodies, staff and counterparties from being associated or used for money laundering, financing of terrorism or other criminal activities.
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